Spanish Style Homes

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Earthy Palettes

    “Warm weather and earthy palettes echo hues of the white sands, sea, sky, cypress, olive trees and rocky cliffs," says Andie Day of lifestyle concierge service Shift Legacy.    See the Image

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Planter Appeal

    Andie Day of Shift Legacy notes that in homes with little real estate in front, planters by the door and in front of the windows can give a feeling of “lush gardens.”   See the Image

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Alternative Balconies and Trim

    Matt Anderson, owner of Anderson Framing & Remodeling in East Sandwich, Mass., used AZEK Trim and Mouldings, made of cellular PVC, as a low-maintenance replacement for wood or wrought iron,…   See the Image

  • The curb appeal team gives a Spanish colonial entry a historical makeover.   Watch the Video

  • Spanish-Inspired Makeover

    Published 03/12/14 in Houses

    A home's flat, uninteresting front becomes a Spanish-inspired masterpiece.   Watch the Video

  • Iron Details

    Published 03/10/14 in Houses
    Iron Details

    The whimsical iron detail on the door mimics the iron gate along the porch to tie this space together. The orange color accentuates the overall Spanish home design.   See the Image

  • Here's a guide to the features of the Spanish Colonial home style.   Watch the Video

  • After: Adorable Abode

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    After: Adorable Abode

    Designer John Gidding married two very different architectural styles by adding colorful details to a beige home. Hand-painted tiles, a colorful stained-glass window and bold white trim work…   See the Image

  • After: Blooming Abode

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    After: Blooming Abode

    Painting the house multiple colors creates an intriguing lighting effect while emphasizing the home's original Spanish style. Additional seating framing the large window and chevron tile accents…   See the Image

  • After: High-Style Hacienda

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    After: High-Style Hacienda

    The contrasting brown hues and added trim help to define the front entry. Window moldings and splashes of color in the stair and flower bed tiles bring a sophisticated Spanish flair to the home's…   See the Image